Rick Kennedy

Rick Kennedy

Rick Kennedy is a columnist and reporter for the Helena World in Helena West Helena and the Monroe Argus in Brinkley, Arkansas. He has 40 years of journalism experience in Arkansas, California, and the Pacific Northwest.


Should there be an age limit on public service?

By: - August 4, 2023

Senate Leader Mitch McConnell’s brain freeze moment along with Senator Dianne Feinstein’s faux pas in an Appropriations hearing last week has once again ignited the so-called “ageism” debate in the national discussion. How old is too old to serve? Particularly in positions of national leadership? The US Constitution, of course, has long established the minimum […]